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Entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis Announces Paid Internship Program

Applicants Across the US Are Encouraged to Apply

LINCOLNSHIRE, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2014) - Marcus Lemonis, entrepreneur and host of CNBC's reality series, The Profit, and Chairman and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam, today announced the launch of the Lemonis Paid Internship Program. It is a country-wide internship program in which up to 30 qualified applicants will receive the opportunity to showcase their business strengths in one of Lemonis' various companies; ranging from retail to manufacturing, fashion to food, working on a project in a small town, running a website, property development or web development to name a few.

"I am personally and proudly invested in over 100 US businesses and our business mantra for success has always been People- Process- Product, but without a doubt PEOPLE are the most important part of a business' success which is why I am reaching out for the brightest, hardest working and entrepreneurial-minded interns," said Lemonis. 

While working in the various business divisions, intern participants must show exceptional leadership skills, strategic and critical decision-making, organizational skills, and the ability to influence others while instilling methods to increase revenue.

"I am looking for people that are smarter and better than me. I know that they are out there and just need the opportunity to show their skills," said Lemonis. 

All potential interns are invited to submit their resumes including full contact information and current work status as well as a summary consisting of no more than 300 words on why they should be chosen for the program. The internship is open to all regardless of education or employment history.

Direct submissions of resumes and letters should be sent to: intern@marcuslemonis.com. Applicants may also enhance their application by posting a YouTube video entitled "Intern with Marcus" for consideration.

About Marcus Lemonis

Marcus Lemonis is an entrepreneur, investor, television personality, and chairman and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises. Camping World is the nation's largest RV and outdoor retailer, and Good Sam is the world's largest RV owner's organization.

Lemonis is also known as the "business turnaround king" and host of CNBC's prime time reality series, The Profit, in which he lends his expertise to struggling small businesses around the country and judges businesses based on a "Three P" principle: People, Process, and Product. The Profit returns on CNBC next week with new episodes airing Tuesdays at 10PM ET/PT.

A vast variety of businesses can be found under his holding company Marcus Lemonis Enterprises LLC, such as: 1-800-Car-Cash, Amazing Grapes, AutoMatch USA, Bee's Knees Food Co., COURAGE b, Dapper Classics, eNet IT Group, Erika Cole by Raquel, Key West Key Lime Pie Co., Mr. Green Tea, ProFit Protein Bars, RawONE, Sweet Pete's and Wicked Good Cupcakes.

More about Marcus Lemonis can be found at http://www.marcuslemonis.com, Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/marcus.lemonis and Twitter @MarcusLemonis